Do I need travel insurance for Spain?
The answer is that travel insurance is not required for trips to Spain for U.S.
citizens but is highly recommended.
Many people have healthcare coverage through their employer, the marketplace, or the government, but these plans typically do not cover much when traveling abroad.
Do I need travel insurance for Spain if I have an EHIC card?
The EHIC entitles you to state provided medical treatment that may become necessary during your trip. The existing EHIC arrangements are not an alternative to travel insurance, as some health-related costs, including for medical repatriation, ongoing medical treatment and non-urgent treatment, are not covered.
How can I get travel medical insurance for Schengen visa?
While applying for a Schengen Visa it is mandatory to produce a copy of health insurance. The insurance company must have a physical office in the Schengen territory. The insurance policy must be valid for the entire duration of stay. The minimum coverage of the policy has to be Euro 30,000/-.
What kind of travel insurance do I need for Schengen visa?
Schengen Visa Insurance RequirementsMinimum coverage of at least 30,000 EUR (equivalent to 34,000 USD). It should cover all member states of the Schengen Area. Cover any expenses which might arise in connection with repatriation for medical reasons, urgent health attention and/or emergency hospital treatment or death.